Systems developed for Market Professionals by Market Professionals

Our highly qualified team at your service

Updata’s team has a combined knowledge of Technical Analysis that you will find hard to match anywhere. With years of trading and teaching experience we cover all the bases with our knowledge to help you realise your own trading strategies.

Contact the Technical Analyst team


Chief Executive

David founded Updata in 1991 after several years trading and developing systems himself. He is a regular commentator on financial markets in the UK press and TV. He is himself an active investor using the Updata TA system for analysis and trading. He teaches the Ichimoku charting module for the STA Diploma course at the London School of Economics. He still enjoys meeting clients face to face which is where he spends the majority of his time.

Jeremy du Plessis

Head of Technical Analysis

Jeremy founded Indexia Research in 1980 and joined forces with Updata in 2001. He is author of The Definitive Guide to Point and Figure and has developed the Indexia proprietary tools within Updata Technical Analyst. Jeremy has decades of technical analysis experience teaches modules on the STA Diploma course in the UK. He manages the Technical Analyst programming team at Updata and liaises with most of our clients to constantly improve the system.

Matt Novelle

Technical Analyst

Matt joined the Updata sales team in 2003 and has been an ardent follower of technical analysis since. He works with clients each and every day to ensure they are getting the most from the system. He also holds the UK STA Diploma designation.

Hammaad Uteem

TA for Bloomberg Specialist

Hammaad joined Updata in 2001 and worked on the Updata helpdesk for a few years before progressing to supporting market professionals in the field. His overall technical knowledge of the system is almost unrivalled. He is also a fluent French speaker.

General enquiries

Switchboard 0845 129 4884 (9am - 5.30pm)

Support Desk 0845 129 5144 (8.30am - 5pm)

Fax +44 (0)20 8874 3931

Updata House
Old York Road
SW18 1TG
Registered in England, No. 2095011
Registered Office - Park House, 233 Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 4LB
Vat Reg No. 602 8609 52

Who uses Updata?

Some of the biggest financial institutions in the world with more big names taking systems all the time.


What our clients say

I have to say that your software is now a part of my life and you can't have it back!

This pro-activity is impressive! Thank you.
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BNP Baribas

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